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Media shines spotlight on benefit corporations

Carolyn McMaster | January 12, 2012

All kinds of media covered the California Benefit Corporation Inauguration Day event. We gave you our take on being one of the first benefit corporations in the state; here’s a sampling of what others had to say:

The Start of the Revolution, a great photo essay by Debra Baida and Sven Eberlein on the Daily KOS website.

KQED radio: “Law Aims to Increase Corporate Social Responsibility”

The LA Times quotes Sandra: “A Dozen Companies Sign Up to Be Do-Good ‘Benefit Corporations’”

LA Times: “Businesses Seek State’s New ‘Benefit Corporation’ Status”

GOOD Business: “Twelve California Companies Seize the Moment…”

The Economist: “Firms with Benefits”

Treehugger.com: “Patagonia Becomes a California Benefit Corporation”

Watch Yvon Chouinard at the press event and check out all the media coverage on the B Corporation website.


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